Oct 8, 2012 4:25am EDT
and congressman paul ryan will face off in their first and only debate before the election. then next tuesday, the 16th, president obama and mitt romney will meet for their second debate. and the third and final presidential debate takes places monday, october 22nd. >>> the virginia senate race takes the spot height tonight as tim kaine and george allow pressure face off in richmond. the race between the two former governors has been close since the start but a new poll shows kaine pulling way a little bit with 52% support and allen with 45%. 45%. >>> police catch a break in their search for find a missing girl. that is topping national headlines right now. >> plus a warning from congress involving a potential business deal with china. why a maryland lawmaker is against the plan. >> big bird makes a guest appearance on saturday night live. when he had to say about last week's presidential debate. i knew it was going to happen. >> we knew it. we'll be right back. >>> the war in afghanistan begins its 12th -- began its 12th year yesterday in a country that still remains
Oct 4, 2012 4:25am EDT
backlash for fans who were wondering if there was a conspiracy going on there. also in the fourth, ryan zimmerman hits his 4th homer of the season to tie the game with the phillies. the nats go to win and clinch the best record in baseball. i may be more excited about teddy winning. >> i was trying to figure out which one was the bigger deal. >> we still have plenty ahead, your weather, traffic and all your top stories. >> fox 5 morning is news at 4:30 starts now. good morning. it is thursday, october 4th. a live look outsued. a bit steamy outside. i think the mosquitos may be coming back. >> i got bit. i have two. can i prove it. >> welcome to fox 5 morning news. time to talk about our weather situation. >> i think we have a situation. can i mention on the teddy thing, the crowd was doing this and when teddy won, everybody cheered. >> everybody cheers and cheers and then everybody gets out their phone. let me do the weather forecast real quick for you. we are waking up with clouds, humidity as mentioned. mosquitos haven't gone away yet officially this season. we will be dealing with ra
Oct 5, 2012 4:25am EDT
redskins defense has its hands full this weekend. atlanta's matt ryan has the highest quarterback rating in the nfc. he is second in touchdown passes and completions. >> they have a really good running back and two receivers. they are explosive guys and they can make all the catches. they have maybe the greatest all-time tight end that ever played. it's great challenge for us. again, we've played some pretty good offenses. this is another challenge. good thing it is at home. hope we have our fans did he hyped us and that will help us out. >>> to baseball now, the nats will learn who they will face in the playoffs. gio gonzalez scheduled to pitch on sunday. >> he won the warren spahn award. he could also win the cy young award. now, whether that is in st. louis or atlanta, we will find out later on today when the cards and braves meet in the wild card game. the nats clinched home field advantage with wednesday's regular season finale win w the new format, they play the first two playoff games on the road and last three at home.